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SWP No. 122.1

(Warrant for apprehension of Abigail Somes )

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To Constable Peter Osgood

You are in theire Majest's names hereby required to apprehend and forthwith bring before us Abigaile Soames Single Woman, now Liveing at the house of Sam'l Gaskill in Salem; who stand accused of Sundry acts of #[Sundry] Witchcraft, (or high Suspition there of) donne or Committed by her Lately. on the Body of Mary Warren &c faile not

Dated Salem, May the. 13'th 1692
[Pbar ] us *John: Hathorne ] Assis't
*Jonathan. Corwin ] Assis'ts
I heave Aprehended the person of Abigall Soams Acordinge to warrante exprestt on the other side and heave broghte hir to the howse of m'r Thomas Beadles [pbar ]r me *Peter Osgood constable in Sealem
May the 13 1692: Cop
(Reverse) Abigaile Soames ( Essex County Court Archives, Salem -- Witchcraft Vol. 2 Page 50 )